There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schmallenberg by plane, taxi, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly, taxi  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paderborn (PAD) FRA - PAD
  2. Take a taxi from Paderborn to Schmallenberg

$244 - $389

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Night bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Winterberg 110

$73 - $91

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Siegen 017 / ...
  2. Take the train from Siegen Hbf to Bad Berleburg, Aue Aue-Wingeshausen Bf Rb93

Train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn Ice
  2. Take the train from Siegburg Bf to Siegen Hbf Re9
  3. Take the train from Siegen Hbf to Bad Berleburg, Aue Aue-Wingeshausen Bf

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schmallenberg 112 miles

$23 - $35

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Schmallenberg is 124 km. The road distance is 179.3 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schmallenberg without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schmallenberg, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Paderborn Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schmallenberg is 179 km. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schmallenberg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Paderborn Airport.

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There are 915+ hotels available in Schmallenberg. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 77.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Schmallenberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schmallenberg via Siegburg/Bonn, Siegburg Bf, Siegen Hbf, and Bad Berleburg, Aue Aue-Wingeshausen Bf in around 4 h 47 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Phone
0800 44 33 700
Website
hlb-online.de
Train from Siegen Hbf to Bad Berleburg, Aue Aue-Wingeshausen Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
hlb-online.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg Bf to Siegen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Siegen
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Winterberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Paderborn to Schmallenberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Taxi Klima GmbH
Phone
+49 5251/61111
Website
taxi-klima.de
Hallo Taxi Stern GmbH & Co.KG
Phone
+49 5251/63377
Website
hallo-taxi-stern.de

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